Collector, historian, and guest contributor Jon Crumiller provides an intriguing examination of using directories to determine provenance of chess sets.
My grandmother, born in 1890, grew up in Pennsylvania in a strong religious family with four sisters. Church functions were the main entertainment in that city. Finding a Beau, Becoming a Bride She was not a beauty, and kinda plump, and apparently not attracting any beaus in her hometown; so she...
Not only can you attend a popular antique show and sale in Waukesha, Wis. Feb. 2-3, but there is also the opportunity to bring items to donate for an upcoming benefit auction.
A lot of living happens around tables. Be it in the kitchen, dining room, living room, or any other room, tables are more than an item of furniture. Arelene Wener discusses.
In a recent article Robert M. Shea, CPU, representative of the Fire Mark Circle of America, explains the purpose of fire marks and dispels the myriad of myths.
As special contributor Paul Lefkovitz, member of the Antique Advertising Association of America, explains in this special on Eye on Entrepreneurs column, often times advertising of the past draws interest today.
Auction aggregate Barnebys wrapped 2017 with not one, but two acquisitions. After acquiring Simple Auction Site in early December, Barnebys announces acquisition of CollectorsWeekly.com.
A soapstone sculpture featuring a mother and baby bear carries remarkable sentiments of one mother and son's shared appreciation for antiquing and love for one another. Read the story of her Nostalgic Treasure.
From time to time, valuable examples of being watchful when cleaning out undisturbed spaces, come to light. This is one of those stories.